Articles about Varun Kumar

Hockey player Mandeep Singh admitted to hospital after testing COVID-positive

11 Aug 2020

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Hockey player Mandeep Singh admitted to hospital after testing COVID-positive

Indian men's hockey team striker Mandeep Singh, who tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday, has been admitted to hospital.

Hockey: Manpreet Singh, four others test positive for coronavirus

08 Aug 2020

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Hockey: Manpreet Singh, four others test positive for coronavirus

The Indian men's hockey team captain Manpreet Singh and four other players have tested positive for coronavirus.

Asian Hockey Champions Trophy: India beat Japan 3-2

28 Oct 2018

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Asian Hockey Champions Trophy: India beat Japan 3-2

India had a tough time keeping Japan at bay in the Asian Hockey Champions Trophy semi-finals, but eventually managed a thrilling victory of 3-2 to set up an epic clash in the final against Pakistan.

Asian Games 2018: India thrash Hong Kong 26-0, script history

22 Aug 2018

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Asian Games 2018: India thrash Hong Kong 26-0, script history

After winning 17-0 in their opening encounter at the ongoing Asian Games 2018 in Indonesia, the India men's hockey team created a record by beating Hong Kong 26-0.

Hockey: PR Sreejesh to lead India at the Asian Games

09 Jul 2018

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Hockey: PR Sreejesh to lead India at the Asian Games

India have announced their 18-member men's hockey squad for the upcoming Asian Games, which will kick off from August 18.

Hockey India names 48 players for the national camp

25 May 2018

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Hockey India names 48 players for the national camp

Hockey India has named 48 players for a 21-day national camp.

CWG 2018: Harmanpreet's brace guides India into hockey semifinals

10 Apr 2018

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CWG 2018: Harmanpreet's brace guides India into hockey semifinals

A profligate Indian hockey team huffed and puffed into the Commonwealth Games semi-finals after beating lower-ranked Malaysia 2-1 in a draining Pool B encounter in Gold Coast on Tuesday.

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: India trash Ireland 4-1

10 Mar 2018

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Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: India trash Ireland 4-1

Sardar Singh led Indian hockey team ended their Sultan Azlan Shah Cup campaign on a positive note, after beating Ireland 4-1 in the 5th-6th place classification match in Malaysia.

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: India lose 2-3 to Argentina

03 Mar 2018

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Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: India lose 2-3 to Argentina

Indian hockey team were defeated 2-3 by the world number 2 side Argentina, in the opening fixture of Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Malaysia.

Sardar Singh back as captain of Indian Hockey Team

20 Feb 2018

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Sardar Singh back as captain of Indian Hockey Team

Half-back Sardar Singh will return as the captain of Indian hockey team for 27th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup, scheduled to kick off from March 3 in Ipoh, Malaysia.

India defeat Pakistan in Asia Cup 2017 group stage match

15 Oct 2017

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India defeat Pakistan in Asia Cup 2017 group stage match

Title favourites India beat arch-rivals Pakistan 3-1 in the last of the round 1 group stage match at 2017 Hero Asia Cup.

Indian boys thrash Canada 4-0

09 Dec 2016

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Indian boys thrash Canada 4-0

Hosts India went on to thrash Canada 4-0 in their opening game of Pool-D at the 2016 Men's Hockey Junior World Cup in Lucknow.